Includes the entire text/tables/illustrations and references from the following four titles: Braunwald--Heart Disease 5/e, Skorton--Marcus Cardiac Imaging 2/e, Smith--Cardiovascular Therapeutics, and the forthcoming Mendelsohn--Heart Disease: Review and Assessment 3/e in both Windows and Macintosh versions on a single CD. The CD has the tremendous searching capability of locating any name, word, figure, illustration, legend, or reference from any text using a simple search command.Abstracts to references in the last five years have been included on the CD ROM. All four textbooks are linked to each other.MINIMUM HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS: Windows Version:--IBM 386 (or later) PC or compatible--Windows 3.1 or higher--DOS 5.0 or higher--8 MB RAM--10 MB free on hard drive--CD-ROM drive--Mouse Macintosh Version:--Apple Macintosh computer with 68020 microprocessor--8 MB RAM--10 MB free on hard drive--System 7--Color monitor--Mouse* Complete texts of Braunwald: Heart Disease 5/e, Skorton: Marcus Cardiac Imaging 2/e, and Smith: Cardiovascular Therapeutics and Mendelsohn: Heart Disease: Review and Assessment 3/e, including illustrations, tables and references all on one CD.* All four textbooks are linked to each other.* Both the WINDOWS and MACINTOSH versions are on the same disk.* Program includes tutorial and is designed for use by a computer novice with liberal use of "help me" throughout.* Every name, word, figure, legend and reference is "searchable".* All unstructured English language Abstracts or references within the last 5 years.* User will be able to compare and contrast illustrations from any part of the text. Each illustration has "zoom" and "reduction" capabilities.* References "pop up in a window" on top of text when clicked on and can be printed as hard copy.* Advance capabilities include Boolean based search engine for entire text, linguistic stemming, and thesaurus.* Researcher can "highlight" text in a multitude of colours.* Extensive use of digital video clips for illustration of key concepts.* Yellow sticky note messages with up to 1400 characters can be added to each paragraph.* Book marks can be added for future research.* The table of contents can be searched hierarchically down to the text subheadings.* Program keeps a "trail" of work already completed.* Ability to print hard copy of all text and references (illustrations can not be printed).